The first table below looks at the demand for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 19 17 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 99 113 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 11.53% 12.53% 9.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.24% 16.82% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 83 109 79
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
695 672 692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 80.91% 74.50% 79.54%
Number of salaries quoted 611 629 655
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Software Engineering
Hampshire

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Southampton region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Southampton

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Southampton

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 118 (55.66%) C++
2 79 (37.26%) Linux
3 73 (34.43%) Java
4 70 (33.02%) C
4 70 (33.02%) C#
5 58 (27.36%) Windows
6 57 (26.89%) HTML
7 56 (26.42%) XML
8 52 (24.53%) Degree
9 46 (21.70%) .NET
10 45 (21.23%) CSS
11 41 (19.34%) SQL
12 39 (18.40%) JavaScript
13 36 (16.98%) SQL Server
14 35 (16.51%) Embedded Linux
14 35 (16.51%) Computer Science
15 32 (15.09%) TCP/IP
16 31 (14.62%) HTML5
17 30 (14.15%) Scrum
17 30 (14.15%) PHP
18 29 (13.68%) SSL
19 27 (12.74%) UNIX
20 26 (12.26%) Oracle
21 25 (11.79%) OO
21 25 (11.79%) Mathematics
22 24 (11.32%) Physics
23 23 (10.85%) Solaris
24 22 (10.38%) FTP
24 22 (10.38%) EMV
24 22 (10.38%) TDD

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.36%) Node.js
2 4 (1.89%) Confluence
2 4 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.42%) IIS
4 2 (0.94%) Drupal
4 2 (0.94%) WordPress
5 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (4.25%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (0.94%) MS Office
2 2 (0.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) WebTrends
1 2 (0.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (15.09%) TCP/IP
2 29 (13.68%) SSL
3 22 (10.38%) FTP
4 7 (3.30%) DNS
5 6 (2.83%) Bluetooth
6 3 (1.42%) ZigBee
6 3 (1.42%) 3G
6 3 (1.42%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.42%) Wireless
6 3 (1.42%) 2G
6 3 (1.42%) 4G
7 2 (0.94%) Broadband
8 1 (0.47%) GSM
8 1 (0.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (16.98%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.60%) MySQL
3 6 (2.83%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.36%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.36%) Big Data
5 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.42%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.42%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.47%) SQLite
6 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 21 (9.91%) Visual Studio
2 19 (8.96%) Subversion
3 11 (5.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (2.36%) JUnit
4 5 (2.36%) Eclipse
4 5 (2.36%) Eclipse RCP
5 4 (1.89%) JIRA
6 3 (1.42%) Git (software)
7 2 (0.94%) Hudson
7 2 (0.94%) PhoneGap
7 2 (0.94%) Grunt
7 2 (0.94%) Yeoman
7 2 (0.94%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.94%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.47%) Selenium
8 1 (0.47%) GCC
8 1 (0.47%) GDB
General
1 20 (9.43%) Retail
2 11 (5.19%) Advertising
3 9 (4.25%) Marketing
3 9 (4.25%) Finance
4 5 (2.36%) Aerospace
4 5 (2.36%) Electronics
4 5 (2.36%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.89%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 116 (54.72%) Software Engineer
2 86 (40.57%) Developer
3 46 (21.70%) C++ Software Engineer
4 40 (18.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 33 (15.57%) Senior Software Engineer
6 30 (14.15%) Software Developer
7 16 (7.55%) Java Developer
7 16 (7.55%) Senior Developer
8 15 (7.08%) C Software Engineer
9 11 (5.19%) Junior
10 10 (4.72%) C# Developer
10 10 (4.72%) Graduate
11 9 (4.25%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (3.77%) Programmer
12 8 (3.77%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 8 (3.77%) PHP Developer
13 7 (3.30%) Junior Software Engineer
14 6 (2.83%) Android Developer
14 6 (2.83%) Architect
14 6 (2.83%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (26.89%) HTML
2 56 (26.42%) XML
3 46 (21.70%) .NET
4 45 (21.23%) CSS
5 31 (14.62%) HTML5
6 19 (8.96%) jQuery
7 17 (8.02%) WinForms
7 17 (8.02%) CSS3
8 15 (7.08%) ASP.NET
8 15 (7.08%) Web Services
9 12 (5.66%) Flash
10 11 (5.19%) MFC
10 11 (5.19%) STL
11 9 (4.25%) LAMP
12 8 (3.77%) XHTML
13 7 (3.30%) Spring
13 7 (3.30%) XSL
13 7 (3.30%) Hibernate
14 6 (2.83%) J2EE
15 5 (2.36%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.51%) Computer Science
2 25 (11.79%) Mathematics
3 24 (11.32%) Physics
4 22 (10.38%) EMV
5 19 (8.96%) Statistics
6 15 (7.08%) Cryptography
6 15 (7.08%) EFT
6 15 (7.08%) Mobile App
7 13 (6.13%) Kindle
8 11 (5.19%) Animation
9 9 (4.25%) Video Editing
10 6 (2.83%) Client/Server
11 3 (1.42%) iPhone
11 3 (1.42%) Handset
11 3 (1.42%) Open Source
12 2 (0.94%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.94%) DTV
12 2 (0.94%) Robotics
13 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.47%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 79 (37.26%) Linux
2 58 (27.36%) Windows
3 35 (16.51%) Embedded Linux
4 27 (12.74%) UNIX
5 23 (10.85%) Solaris
6 14 (6.60%) Apple iOS
7 12 (5.66%) Android
8 10 (4.72%) AIX
9 4 (1.89%) Debian
10 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.94%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (14.15%) Scrum
2 25 (11.79%) OO
3 22 (10.38%) TDD
4 21 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (8.02%) E-Commerce
7 16 (7.55%) Web Development
8 11 (5.19%) UML
8 11 (5.19%) MVC
8 11 (5.19%) Android Development
8 11 (5.19%) iOS Development
9 10 (4.72%) Mobile Application Development
9 10 (4.72%) Time Management
10 9 (4.25%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (3.77%) OOD
11 8 (3.77%) Multithreading
12 7 (3.30%) OOP
12 7 (3.30%) BDD
12 7 (3.30%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (2.83%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 118 (55.66%) C++
2 73 (34.43%) Java
3 70 (33.02%) C
3 70 (33.02%) C#
4 41 (19.34%) SQL
5 39 (18.40%) JavaScript
6 30 (14.15%) PHP
7 19 (8.96%) Embedded C++
8 15 (7.08%) Embedded C
9 14 (6.60%) VB.NET
10 12 (5.66%) ActionScript 3.0
10 12 (5.66%) Python
10 12 (5.66%) ActionScript
11 11 (5.19%) ActionScript 2.0
12 10 (4.72%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.83%) Perl
13 6 (2.83%) PHP5
14 5 (2.36%) VB
15 4 (1.89%) MATLAB
16 3 (1.42%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 52 (24.53%) Degree
2 17 (8.02%) PhD
3 12 (5.66%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.77%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.60%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
1 4 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.47%) zsh
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (12.26%) Oracle
2 14 (6.60%) VeriFone
3 11 (5.19%) DoubleClick
4 7 (3.30%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.36%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.89%) Serena
6 4 (1.89%) VMware
6 4 (1.89%) Wind River
7 3 (1.42%) EMC
8 2 (0.94%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.94%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.47%) Adobe
9 1 (0.47%) Sun
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £47000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Salary: £4000 - £50000 per annum + home working
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £41000 - £47000 per annum + excellent pension, flexible hours
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
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Salary: £26000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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